Educating for the Preservation of the Forest: a future in Famalicão
19. 07. 2021

Educating for the Preservation of the Forest: a future in Famalicão

After having been with the Gondifelos school, the new challenge of the Forest Literacy Project was with the students of the 8th grade 13, from Escola EB2,3 Júlio Brandão, in Famalicão.
Educating for the Preservation of the Forest: a future in Famalicão
Portuguese Presidency: Progress in Chemicals Policy and Weakness in Agricultural Policy
07. 07. 2021

Portuguese Presidency: Progress in Chemicals Policy and Weakness in Agricultural Policy

Environmental associations present their assessment of the 10 green tests.
Portuguese Presidency: Progress in Chemicals Policy and Weakness in Agricultural Policy
33rd Anniversary of PNSACV
07. 07. 2021

33rd Anniversary of PNSACV

Studies in the marine area of the Natural Park of "Sudoeste Alentejano" and "Costa Vicentina" have shown that the protection of sites of high ecological value brings broad environmental benefits.
33rd Anniversary of PNSACV
14 NGOs assert: CAP Strategic Plan for Portugal does not promote a more environmentally friendly agriculture and perpetuates the assault on nature
06. 07. 2021

14 NGOs assert: CAP Strategic Plan for Portugal does not promote a more environmentally friendly agriculture and perpetuates the assault on nature

The PEPAC is crucial for the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) 2022-27 in Portugal, and its design and implementation will condition the future of national biodiversity.
14 NGOs assert: CAP Strategic Plan for Portugal does not promote a more environmentally friendly agriculture and perpetuates the assault on nature
Results of the Mares Circulares in Schools Contest
05. 07. 2021

Results of the Mares Circulares in Schools Contest

In the scope of the "Mares Circulares" competition, two winning projects were selected that aim to raise awareness of the marine waste issue and promote the circular economy.
Results of the Mares Circulares in Schools Contest
Trees in Alto da Vila Park guide development
05. 07. 2021

Trees in Alto da Vila Park guide development

Forest Literacy Project in Águeda
Trees in Alto da Vila Park guide development
The Alder Trees Are Back!
02. 07. 2021

The Alder Trees Are Back!

How Environmental Education in Águeda sows seeds for the future.
The Alder Trees Are Back!
Raising awareness about the importance of Water in Nature
02. 07. 2021

Raising awareness about the importance of Water in Nature

During the end of the 2020/2021 school year, about 850 2nd and 3rd grade students were made aware of the importance of water in Nature.
Raising awareness about the importance of Water in Nature
Marine protected areas ensure greater fish diversity, abundance and size
02. 07. 2021

Marine protected areas ensure greater fish diversity, abundance and size

Recent studies have confirmed the protective effect of marine protected areas and their importance in safeguarding biodiversity and coastal communities.
Marine protected areas ensure greater fish diversity, abundance and size
Petition for the creation of the Local Natural Reserve of Salinas de Alverca - Forte da Casa
30. 06. 2021

Petition for the creation of the Local Natural Reserve of Salinas de Alverca - Forte da Casa

The Salinas de Alverca and the Salinas do Forte da Casa are located on the northern shore of the Tagus Estuary and are the only refuge for avifauna on this entire river bank.
Petition for the creation of the Local Natural Reserve of Salinas de Alverca - Forte da Casa
Forest Literacy in Tibães
28. 06. 2021

Forest Literacy in Tibães

The Tibães forest and gardens were the stage and a moment of union with nature for the 6th and 8th grade students from the Mosteiro do Cávado School Grouping.
Forest Literacy in Tibães
INATEL Sustainability Award, given to LPN
25. 06. 2021

INATEL Sustainability Award, given to LPN

INATEL Foundation awarded LPN for the work developed under the Castro Verde Sustainable Program.
INATEL Sustainability Award, given to LPN
LPN awarded the INATEL Sustainability Prize
24. 06. 2021

LPN awarded the INATEL Sustainability Prize

The award ceremony will take place today as part of the conference "Global Goals for Local Business: Creating Partnerships and Solutions", in Évora.
LPN awarded the INATEL Sustainability Prize
Forest Literacy in Vila Nova de Famalicão
22. 06. 2021

Forest Literacy in Vila Nova de Famalicão

LPN joined students from the Didáxis School on a visit to Penedo da Moura, a site of geological, historical, archaeological and ethnographic interest.
Forest Literacy in Vila Nova de Famalicão
Urgent break with fast fashion needed in upcoming EU textile laws
16. 06. 2021

Urgent break with fast fashion needed in upcoming EU textile laws

The textile industry is increasingly an issue in debate, being a poorly regulated industry and a source of various types of pollution, even a major cause of microplastic pollution due to synthetic fibers.
Urgent break with fast fashion needed in upcoming EU textile laws
Forest Literacy in Crato
15. 06. 2021

Forest Literacy in Crato

Awareness and environmental education action at the Nascentes dam with the Agostinho Roseta Professional School.
Forest Literacy in Crato
Forest Literacy in Tadim
15. 06. 2021

Forest Literacy in Tadim

LPN’s Forest Literacy Project at Trigal de Santa Maria Elementary School.
Forest Literacy in Tadim
Solar Energy: The end does not justify the means
09. 06. 2021

Solar Energy: The end does not justify the means

Photovoltaic plants are multiplying disorderly in the country, and with them the occupation and degradation of areas of high ecological and agricultural value.
Solar Energy: The end does not justify the means
Mares Circulares in action in Arrábida
09. 06. 2021

Mares Circulares in action in Arrábida

The World Ocean Day was celebrated with an awareness and volunteer action on the beaches of Galapos and Galapinhos, in Arrábida, through Mares Circulares.
Mares Circulares in action in Arrábida
Inauguration of the exhibition Arrábida: a natural laboratory for the study of the ocean
07. 06. 2021

Inauguration of the exhibition Arrábida: a natural laboratory for the study of the ocean

At the Oceanographic Museum of Portinho da Arrábida, headquarters of the Luiz Saldanha Marine Park, the exhibition "Arrábida: a natural laboratory for the study of the ocean" was inaugurated and the book "Este mar é especial" was launched.
Inauguration of the exhibition Arrábida: a natural laboratory for the study of the ocean
LPN denounces to the European Commission the destruction of protected heritage in the Southwest Coast and asks for a meeting with authorities
31. 05. 2021

LPN denounces to the European Commission the destruction of protected heritage in the Southwest Coast and asks for a meeting with authorities

Irresponsible intensive agriculture is advancing relentlessly in the middle of the Protected Area, this time razing rare and priority habitats under European law.
LPN denounces to the European Commission the destruction of protected heritage in the Southwest Coast and asks for a meeting with authorities
Project Rewilders: Protecting & Exploring
30. 05. 2021

Project Rewilders: Protecting & Exploring

Agnes and Brais, the mentors of the Rewilders mission visit "Quinta da Moenda".
Project Rewilders: Protecting & Exploring
Open letter on Portugal involvement in the protection of bees against pesticides
20. 05. 2021

Open letter on Portugal involvement in the protection of bees against pesticides

LPN, Apis Domus, Mundo das Abelhas, Plataforma Transgénicos Fora, Sociedade Portuguesa de Entomologia and ZERO, together for the protection of bees!
Open letter on Portugal involvement in the protection of bees against pesticides
Quinta da Moenda, an example of good ecological restoration practices
20. 05. 2021

Quinta da Moenda, an example of good ecological restoration practices

The objective of the visit of the Municipality of Alenquer to this LPN property was to see the forest restoration work carried out at Quinta da Moenda.
Quinta da Moenda, an example of good ecological restoration practices
On the eve of Common Agricultural Policy Super-Trilogues, C6 Coalition launches campaign
19. 05. 2021

On the eve of Common Agricultural Policy Super-Trilogues, C6 Coalition launches campaign

Today a campaign is launched on the social networks of the NGOs that make up the C6 platform (ANP|WWF, FAPAS, GEOTA, LPN, Quercus and SPEA) launching disturbing questions for reflection and action on what the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) should in
On the eve of Common Agricultural Policy Super-Trilogues, C6 Coalition launches campaign
Flower Bomb Challenge
17. 05. 2021

Flower Bomb Challenge

The concept is simple: drop a flower bomb (a mix of wildflower seeds, clay and soil) to save the bees.
Flower Bomb Challenge
Back to Óbidos Lagoon!
13. 05. 2021

Back to Óbidos Lagoon!

After months of online activities, the time has come for the Óbidos Lagoon Interpretation Center, with the proper safety measures, to bring the children back into contact with Nature!
Back to Óbidos Lagoon!
Eugénio Sequeira: a life for the environment
06. 05. 2021

Eugénio Sequeira: a life for the environment

LPN joins in the tribute to Eugénio Sequeira, an agronomist engineer and illustrious defender of the environment who chaired the association three times.
Eugénio Sequeira: a life for the environment
Nature as a non-renewable good
05. 05. 2021

Nature as a non-renewable good

Educating for the natural heritage
Nature as a non-renewable good
Educating for local biodiversity
04. 05. 2021

Educating for local biodiversity

Environmental education is the full exercise of citizenship building through the use of strategies and practical tools to stimulate action in the environment
Educating for local biodiversity
LPN partners with Futurama, a new cultural and artistic project in Baixo Alentejo
03. 05. 2021

LPN partners with Futurama, a new cultural and artistic project in Baixo Alentejo

The project promises to strengthen the connection between heritage, municipalities and communities in an innovative and collaborative way.
LPN partners with Futurama, a new cultural and artistic project in Baixo Alentejo
Science in Castro Verde
30. 04. 2021

Science in Castro Verde

The presence of parasites in bird colonies depends on the species that inhabit them.
Science in Castro Verde
Webinar Series - International Plant Fascination Day
20. 04. 2021

Webinar Series - International Plant Fascination Day

Watch for free and participate in the sessions live on LPN’s Youtube channel.
Webinar Series - International Plant Fascination Day
Stop Finning. Stop the Trade.
06. 04. 2021

Stop Finning. Stop the Trade.

LPN supports the Stop Finning - Stop the Trade European Citizens’ Initiative, which aims to end the trade in shark fins in Europe.
Stop Finning. Stop the Trade.
Learning with Nature
31. 03. 2021

Learning with Nature

Saving raw materials and energy and regenerating natural resources are keystones of the National Strategy for Environmental Education.
Learning with Nature
Soil cycle and desertification: an urgency for education
26. 03. 2021

Soil cycle and desertification: an urgency for education

Soil, like water and air, is one of the vital resources for the existence of the planet.
Soil cycle and desertification: an urgency for education
Sign the Iniciative Save Bees and Farmers
23. 03. 2021

Sign the Iniciative Save Bees and Farmers

For a Europe with a more sustainable and healthy agriculture for pollinators and for us!
Sign the Iniciative Save Bees and Farmers
Field Guide Wild Orchids of Arrábida
07. 03. 2021

Field Guide Wild Orchids of Arrábida

The most complete Field Guide on wild orchids currently known for this geographical area.
Field Guide Wild Orchids of Arrábida
Open Letter to the Portuguese Presidency of the European Council for a fair and inclusive climate transition
04. 03. 2021

Open Letter to the Portuguese Presidency of the European Council for a fair and inclusive climate transition

LPN together with more than 30 civil society organizations call for a fair and inclusive climate transition for all people, in an open letter to the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union, in a decisive half year to meet the challenges
Open Letter to the Portuguese Presidency of the European Council for a fair and inclusive climate transition
LPN joins the Campaign Restore Nature
03. 03. 2021

LPN joins the Campaign Restore Nature

Nature as we know it is heading toward extinction. Support the restoration of nature across Europe. Sign the #RestoreNature petition
LPN joins the Campaign Restore Nature
Quinta da Moenda - Roots for the future
17. 12. 2019

Quinta da Moenda - Roots for the future

In recent weeks, LPN’s forest property ‘Quinta da Moenda’ has received visitants from different regions of Portugal to learn about the work and results achieved in the recovery of the native forest.
Quinta da Moenda - Roots for the future
Obidos Lagoon Puppet Theater!
16. 12. 2019

Obidos Lagoon Puppet Theater!

At first glance it looks like a simple suitcase, but inside it holds a lagoon full of stories! And Zé do Marisco, a shellfisher in love with the Obidos Lagoon…
Obidos Lagoon Puppet Theater!
Bivalve toxin monitoring
12. 12. 2019

Bivalve toxin monitoring

Food poisoning from shellfish consumption. Historical data of the Obidos Lagoon.
Bivalve toxin monitoring

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